Emperors of Rome
Emperors of Rome
La Trobe University
Episode CLXVII - The Gothic Invasion (Decius II)
28 minutes Posted Jun 9, 2021 at 4:36 am.
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This is the era of Roman history where the Goths from the north begin to pose a serious threat to the stability of the faltering Roman empire. When they begin to lay siege to Roman cities Decius rides to confront them, not realising the challenging battles that await him.
Guest:
Associate Professor Caillan Davenport (Senior Lecturer, Roman History, Macquarie University/Humboldt Research Fellow, Goethe University, Frankfurt)